I have had a successful decorative painting business for the past 12 years. It is a profession I truly love and have a passion for. I have been fortunate to have had my work published in numerous magazines and newspapers.This year I was elected to be on the board of directors of IDAL. For the 2013 convention I will be in charge of the Expo at the convention in Indianapolis. The following are five tips on running my business successfully and how I plan on using them for Expo.